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Deadline approaches to apply to vote by mail or at an Elections Canada office in Chicoutimi–Le Fjord

Gatineau, Friday, June 8, 2018

Voting by mail:

  • Electors who want to vote by mail should apply as soon as possible.
  • Electors can apply online to vote by mail. Alternatively, they can mail in a paper application form. Forms are available at any Canadian mission abroad, at Elections Canada offices, or by calling 1-800-463-6868.
  • Applications submitted online or to Elections Canada in Ottawa must be received by 6:00 p.m. Eastern time on Tuesday, June 12. Applications submitted to a local Elections Canada office are due by 6:00 p.m. local time on Tuesday, June 12.
  • Once Elections Canada accepts an elector’s application, we mail the elector a special ballot voting kit.
  • Electors must allow time for their voting kit to reach them and for their marked ballot to reach Elections Canada by the election day deadline.

Voting at an Elections Canada office:

Elections Canada is an independent, non-partisan agency that reports directly to Parliament.

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